Mental health

Proposed bill would give veterans access to medical cannabis

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This bill introduced in Congress would allow VA doctors to recommend medical cannabis to their patients.   Cannabis is an excellent treatment for PTSD and traumatic brain injury.  Nearly 30 percent of veterans who served in […]

Study claims that medical cannabis may reduce suicide rates

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The study, co-written by professors from Montana State, San Diego State, and the University of Colorado at Denver, analyzed 17 years worth of statistics in search of shifts in suicide rates per 10,000 people in […]

Legalized Medical Cannabis Reduces Suicides

 

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new study published in the American Journal of Public Health – which is an update of a 2011 study – has found that states which have legalized medical cannabis have seen a significant reduction in suicides, especially among young […]